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China experiences: family background; decision to become a novice at Our Lady of Joy Trappist monastery; relations with Communists during WWII; Trappists forced to leave China, 1949; the Trappists in Hong Kong; the Trappist theology.
Midwest China Center
Our Lady of Joy Trappist monestary, Trappists, WWII, Hong Kong, Communists
Chao, Benedictus, "Midwest China Oral History and Archives Collection" (1977). China Oral Histories. 11.